Suicide has a devastating impact on families, friends, communities and work colleagues.
Helen Garnham is the National Programme Manager for public mental health at Public Health England.
It has been a year since we published our suicide prevention planning guidance and thought it was a timely opportunity to take stock on progress made over that time.
Depression is now the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide, affecting people of all ages, from all walks of life, in all countries.
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